The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 11 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 12.93% 2.50% 5.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.47% 7.69% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 5
Average salary £33,000 £42,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +64.70%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Linux
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Operating Systems Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 52 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 32.76% 32.50% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38 38 28
Average salary £28,000 £33,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £32,000 £35,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Linux
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region.

Linux Salary Trend in Abingdon

Linux
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) WAN
2 13 (32.50%) Cisco
2 13 (32.50%) Juniper
3 12 (30.00%) Internet
3 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (27.50%) Firewall
5 10 (25.00%) VMware
5 10 (25.00%) UNIX
6 9 (22.50%) SQL
6 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (20.00%) Veeam
7 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (20.00%) Network Security
7 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 8 (20.00%) Perl
7 8 (20.00%) SAN
7 8 (20.00%) CommVault
7 8 (20.00%) Project Management
8 7 (17.50%) C
8 7 (17.50%) Java
8 7 (17.50%) Oracle
8 7 (17.50%) SLA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) WAN
2 12 (30.00%) Internet
3 11 (27.50%) Firewall
4 8 (20.00%) Network Security
4 8 (20.00%) SAN
5 3 (7.50%) SMTP
5 3 (7.50%) DHCP
5 3 (7.50%) FTP
5 3 (7.50%) HTTP
5 3 (7.50%) DNS
6 1 (2.50%) Intranet
6 1 (2.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Support Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Systems Architect
4 7 (17.50%) Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Systems Support
5 5 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Software Support Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support
6 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Network Support
6 3 (7.50%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
1 3 (7.50%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.00%) CUDA
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.50%) EPoS
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) UNIX
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.00%) Mac OS
4 6 (15.00%) NetWare
5 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Project Management
1 8 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
1 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (12.50%) Analytics
3 5 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (10.00%) OO
4 4 (10.00%) OOD
5 3 (7.50%) Parallel Programming
6 2 (5.00%) Network Management
6 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.50%) DevOps
7 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) BDD
7 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.50%) TDD
7 1 (2.50%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (20.00%) Perl
3 7 (17.50%) C
3 7 (17.50%) Java
4 6 (15.00%) C#
5 5 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) CCNA
1 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.50%) MCITP
4 2 (5.00%) PhD
5 1 (2.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (17.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Juniper
1 13 (32.50%) Cisco
2 10 (25.00%) VMware
3 8 (20.00%) Veeam
3 8 (20.00%) CommVault
4 7 (17.50%) Oracle
5 2 (5.00%) Sophos
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) Google
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
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